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How to Insert Infinity Symbol in Google Sheets (2024 Update)

May 8, 2024

Infinity Symbol in Google Sheets

Google Sheets does not have a direct feature to insert special characters, including the infinity symbol (∞), through its menu options like Google Docs does. However, you can still add an infinity symbol to your Google Sheets by using Google Docs.

How to Insert Infinity Symbol in Google Sheets

Follow the steps below to insert an infinity symbol in Google Sheets using Google Docs. 

1. Open Google Docs and Insert Special Characters

Go to Google Docs. Open a new document or use an existing one. Click on "Insert" in the top menu, then select "Special characters" from the dropdown menu.

infinity symbol google sheets

In the special characters window, type "infinity" in the search bar and click on the infinity symbol that appears.

google sheets infinity symbol

2. Copy the Infinity Symbol

After inserting the infinity symbol into your Google Docs document, highlight it with your mouse. Right-click and select "Copy."

infinity symbol in google sheets

3. Open Google Sheets and Paste the Infinity Symbol

Open Google Sheets in a new tab or window. Navigate to the sheet where you want to insert the infinity symbol. Click on the cell where you wish to paste it. Right-click on the selected cell and choose "Paste," or press Ctrl+V (Cmd+V on Mac) to paste the infinity symbol.

google sheets how to get infinity symbol

This is how the infinity symbol should look like in Google Sheets.

how to insert infinity symbol in google sheets

We hope that you now have a better understanding of how to insert an infinity symbol in Google Sheets. If you enjoyed this article, you might also like our article on how to create a checklist in Google Sheets or our article on Google Sheets budget template.

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